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Portage District Library Art Exhibits

_The library hosts exhibits by local artists of all ages. Library wide exhibit space includes the Community Art Wall, located on the east wall of the Atrium, the entrance ramp and stairwell. The Lower Level Gallery includes the entry space into the Youth Department and meeting rooms. The Solo Gallery with exhibits of up to three artists is located on the north end of the Atrium. Exhibits are usually up for six weeks and may include meet the artist receptions, music and art demonstrations.

Art Exhibits **Community Art Wall/Teen Room/Lower Level Gallery/Ramp Student art inspired by Life of Pi by Yann Martel October 11th – November 30th

Reception on Sunday, October 19th 2:00-4:00 PM

• Monet Impressions Legend of Sleeping Bear 3rd grade art from Portage elementary schools Crayon Prints

• Hand-painted and carved balsa foam art depicting images on the theme of struggle or isolation Portage Northern High School IB art students

• Paintings inspired by various themes represented in Life of Pi Modern Painters Society at WMU

**Stairway/Display Units
History Live: A Tribute to our Veterans
Memorabilia, documents, photographs

**Community Art Wall / Ramp/Stairwell
December
A multi-media exhibit by area artists
December 7 – January 28th

**Lower Level
Habitat for Humanity
Photographs for Global Village trips to Nicaragua.
December 7 – January 28th

**Solo Gallery
Candy Garton
Watercolor & acrylic
September 19th – October 31st

Jeanean Gieseler
Photography
November 7 – January 2

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